UK put out word today that the annual UK Football Kickoff Luncheon will take place Friday, July 29th at 12 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington. The luncheon will feature Joker Phillips, who will speak to fans on the upcoming season and take questions on the team, as well as a highlight film from last year. Here are some further details:
–Individual tickets cost $40 each and a table for 10 costs $400.
–The event is on July 29 from noon to 1:30 p.m. and will be in the Patterson Ballroom at the Hyatt.
–Free parking will be available in the High Street lot across from the Hyatt/Rupp Arena complex. Fans must bring in their parking stubs and have them validated at the luncheon registration desk in order to receive the free parking.
–Business casual attire is appropriate.
So put on your khaki pants and head out to the official unofficial kickoff to UK’s football season. It’s the best you can do until September 1 in Nashville. You can find the remaining details, registration forms and contact information for the event at UK Athletics.